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What is Plasma Television?

A plasma display panel (PDP) is a type of flat panel display common to large TV displays (42" inches or larger). Many tiny cells (pixels) between two panels of glass hold an inert mixture of noble gases. The gas in the cells is electrically turned into a plasma which then excites phosphors to emit light at different frequencies. Plasma TVs have excellent color accuracy and black level reproduction and a faster refresh rate (up to 600 Hz), for great motion processing, than any other technology. Plasma TVs do not use Mercury while LCD TVs do in their CCFL backlight. The pictures of Plasma TVs are produced by the lighting of fluorescent colors. In plasma TVs, each pixel contains red, green, and blue elements, which work in conjunction to create 16 other colors.

Benefits of Plasma HDTV’S

Plasma TVs are the most affordable TV technology today. Plasma TVs are very popular because of their picture clarity, because they are not bulky, they are easy to mount, se they have wide viewing angles, because their images do not degrade, their images are not affected by visible motion blur, they are capable of displaying deeper blacks and have slim profiles, among other advantages.

When viewing a plasma TV, the first thing you will notice is the incredible high-resolution clarity of the picture. You can get a bigger plasma screen than LCD TV. Plasma TV provides excellent picture quality, often at a lower price than similar-sized LCD flat panel televisions.

There are some many different brands of Plasma TV’s on the market such as Sony, LG, Sharp Samsung, and more. Trying to understand all the Plasma TV Technology can confuse any consumer, meaning whether its 1080p or 720p, if they are internet ready, 3D, and Anti-Blurring Technology. Shopping with MODIA.COM we understand all aspects of today’s new technology lingo. Let us help make your shopping for a new Plasma HDTV a pleasure. You can Call, E-mail, or Chat and one of our Home Theater Experts and they will gladly assist you selecting the best Plasma TV for you.

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